Queen of Volts by Amanda Foody Book Release: Excerpt and Q&A

GAME OF THRONES meets THE DIVINERS in this thrilling fantasy — the highly anticipated final book in Amanda Foody’s THE SHADOW GAME series.

The Black Kids Book Review

Perfect for fans of The Hate U Give, this unforgettable coming-of-age debut novel explores issues of race, class, and violence through the eyes of a wealthy black teenager whose family gets caught in the vortex of the 1992 Rodney King Riots.

Note to Self Book Review and Author Interview

It started as this: a journal. A private diary of moments in time, a collection of personal life lessons and questions, an assemblage of knowledge from a girl who knows nothing, really, but might know a thing or two.

B*Witch Book Release and Launch Party

“An honest, promising story ... Readers will relish the character-building as they get to know these young witches. Greta is cued as Latinx, Iris is white, Binx is Japanese American, and Ridley is black and trans. For readers seeking a diverse, witchy mystery.” – KIRKUS

I Killed Zoe Spanos Book Release and Launch Party

“The YA thriller of the summer.” —Bustle For fans of Sadie and Serial, this gripping thriller follows two teens whose lives become inextricably linked when one confesses to murder and the other becomes determined to uncover the real truth no matter the cost.

Hunted by the Sky Book Release, Excerpt, and Giveaway

Exploring identity, class struggles, and high-stakes romance, Tanaz Bhathena's Hunted by the Sky is a gripping adventure set in a world inspired by medieval India.

June TBR: Antiracism Books, Blackout Buddy Read, YA Contemporaries about Police Brutality

Here are the books I'm reading this month, including antiracism books for the Blackout Buddy Read and young adult contemporaries about police brutality.

The Talking Drum Book Release and Excerpt

Historical fiction The Talking Drum by Lisa Braxton discusses displacement and gentrification, which have been happening for generations. Yet few novels discuss this—until now.

A Song of Wraiths and Ruin Book Review, Favorite Quotes, and Giveaway

The first in a fantasy duology inspired by West African folklore in which a grieving crown princess and a desperate refugee find themselves on a collision course to murder each other despite their growing attraction.

Camp Book Review and Giveaway

From the author of the acclaimed Jack of Hearts (and other parts) comes a sweet and sharp screwball comedy that critiques the culture of toxic masculinity within the queer community.